When:
June 14, 2016 – June 16, 2016 all-day
2016-06-14T00:00:00-07:00
2016-06-17T00:00:00-07:00
Where:
Brasada Canyons
16986 SW Brasada Ranch Road Powell Butte OR 97753

Featuring the National Car Rental Pro-Am

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Brasada Canyons GC Host Professionals: Zach Swoffer, PGA Director of Golf and Daniel Wendt, PGA

Deadline for entries: May 25

Sponsors

National Car Rental Sponsorship & Bonus Pool

16_NAT_ProAm_webNational Car Rental, sponsor of the team competitions, asks for one thing: for all players to enroll in the Emerald Club. This FREE service helps you bypass the rental counter and helps you apply your PGA discount online. The sign-up process takes only minutes. To be eligible for the team competitions, all players on the team must be Emerald Club members (current membership qualifies) and there is a place on the entry form to provide each player’s Emerald Club number.

Emerald Club signup – Pro
Emerald Club signup – Am

 

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Eligibility

You must sign up as a pro-am team. Eligible Players: The term “eligible player” is defined, for this Championship, as: (1) all Pacific Northwest Section, PGA of America members (except those classified as “F” or “Inactive”); (2) all PNW Section, PGA of America apprentices with full Section Playing Privileges; (3) all Amateurs (as defined by the USGA) with current USGA handicap indexes. Contestants entering as amateurs may not accept professional prize money.

Tournament Format

  • Teams will play together for the first 36 holes.
  • There are two team competitions over the first 36 holes – best 2 net of the 4, and each professional will play a net four-ball with one amateur.
  • Handicaps at 80% will be used in the team games.
  • The championship is a 54-hole stroke play with professional and amateur purses. After 36 holes, the field will be cut to the low 70 players and ties, repaired by score and the Oregon Open Invitational completed.
  • There is no maximum handicap for entry (18 max. in the competition), however, all players will play from the championship tees and there will be no individual net amateur.
  • All players will be governed by the Rules of Golf, Pace of Play, the Section Hard Card, the Section Dress Code and the Section Cell phone regulation.

Schedule of Play

  • Monday, June 13: Practice round
  • Tuesday, June 14: First round
  • Wednesday, June 15: Second Round; field cut to low 70 players and ties
  • Thursday, June 16: Final round

Host Hotel

Brasada Ranch
16986 Brasada Ranch Road
Powell Butte, OR 97753
844-330-1765

King Guestroom – $125
Ranch House Suite – $175
1 Bedroom Cabin – $140
2 Bedroom Cabin – $265
3 Bedroom Cabin – $390
4 bedroom Cabin with Hot Tub – $515
(Plus tax on all rooms)

Code “Oregon Open”
Release date: May 1, 2016

History

This championship dates back to 1905 when George Smith was the first to win the title. Over the years a number of fantastic players have won the championship such as Tommy Armour, Chuck Congdon, Al Zimmerman, Bob Duden, Rick Acton, and PGA Tour Player Peter Jacobsen. It was considered a PGA Tour event in the late 1920s and early 1930s.

  • Most tournament wins: Bob Duden (8): 1952, 1953, 1959, 1962, 1967, 1969, 1970, 1973
  • Tournament scoring record: Brian Nosler (198) in 2009

Past News

Past Champions and Results

‘*’ denotes won as amateur

Year Champion Score View Results
2016 Ryan Benzel 209 results
2015 David Lebeck 207 results
2014 Derek Barron 208 results
2013 Hans Reimers * 210 results
2012 Brian Thornton 204 results
2011 Reid Martin * 208 results
2010 Derek Berg * 209 results
2009 Brian Nosler 198 results
2008 Corey Prugh 211 results
2007 Josh Immordino 204 results
2006 Scott Krieger 205 results

For complete list of Oregon Open champions and list of courses played, visit the PNW PGA history project site.